BOSTON REBOOT CONNECT
ReBoot Connect is our continuing professional development program for all women intent on growing their workplace tech skills, network, and confidence. Whether you are restarting your career, are in the process of discernment, or are already working, ReBoot Connect is here to keep you current, connected, and confident. ReBoot Connect chapters meet a minimum of twice a month to listen to speakers, hold workshops and host networking events. Topics range from learning hands-on tech skills to figuring out your passion and purpose, and everything in between.
Thursday 11/30, 5:30-7:30pm: Networking Tips with Deb Elbaum
Research has shown that most people find their next job through networking. Whether you are an introvert or extrovert, this workshop will help you learn and practice ways to feel more empowered when building professional relationships. We’ll talk about the who, what, why, when, and how of networking. Through both discussion and practical exercises to practice your pitch, you’ll build your confidence, get clear about your strengths, understand your networking goals, and recognize what is in your control in a networking situation. It’s time to get out there!
Light refreshments will be served
Location: Workbar Arlington
Wednesday 12/13, 10:00-11:30am: Field Trip, Microsoft: Fundamentals of Powerpoint 2016
The Fundamentals of Office program is a series of workshops designed to introduce both new and upgrading users to the key features and functions of Office 2016. In the Fundamentals of PowerPoint 2016 Workshop you will be introduced to basic and key features of PowerPoint 2016, and have the opportunity to create, personalize and format a professional presentation within PowerPoint using new skills and tools. During this work shop you will learn and feel confident using the key features of PowerPoint, understand what’s new with PowerPoint 2016, and create, format and personalize notes within PowerPoint using basic and key features.
Location: Microsoft Store, Burlington Mall
Date: Tuesday 1/30/18, 9:30-11:30 | Tech Tips for Productivity
Achieving coexistence between work and life requires learning how to identify and use technology to get *stuff* done, save time and money, reduce stress, and stay current. In this interactive presentation, we will introduce you to tech tools and tips that will help you navigate your busy home and work life. We’ll walk through keyboard shortcuts, schedule tips, managing email and saving/finding useful information, newsfeed apps for staying on top of industry trends, and managing contacts. We’ll also visit job search dashboards with tips on how to set up auto alerts and apps to help you reach maximum efficiency.
Location: ReMax Lexington
REBOOT CONNECT BOSTON MEMBERSHIP
$30/month OR $300/year
Monthly subscription memberships will auto-renew each month and can be canceled at any time.
Annual memberships, which provide two free months of ReBoot Connect, will not auto-renew and may not be cancelled.
Contact [email protected] with any questions.
Feel free to bring a friend! ($30 drop in fee)